Autographed Telegraph Signed

HUGHES, Howard (1905 - 1976)

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Price: $5,500.00


Date Published: 1934

Description: 1 page, 7.5 x 8.5 inches, August 12, 1934, written aboard his yacht Southern Cross. Rare partly printed document, penciled entirely in Hughes' hand -- a Marconigram Telegram, in full: To Deborah Butler, Telephone 1227W, Nantucket (Mass). Arriving tomorrow, Monday, Winnie Howard." Hughes also filled in the questionnaire part of the document, responding as follows - Prefix: RKO; Origin: Southern Cross; By Whom Sent: H.H. etc. Tiny crease at the bottom right corner; very good(+) condition.

Comments: "Winnie" was a pet name used by Howard Hughes' closest friends. It was also the pseudonym he used when engaging in trysts aboard his fabled yachts.

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 212981


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